Meaning and name origin
Blane \b-la-ne\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Blane), is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Blane is "yellow". Blane is a variant of Blain (Gaelic): anglicized form of the Gaelic personal name BlŠŠn, derived from Gaelic "blŠ".
There is 1 feminine form of Blane: Blaine.
Blane is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#17443 out of 88799, Top 20%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Blane for boys. Blane reached its highest rank of #901 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Blane and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Blaine (#674) and Blane. (2014 statistics).